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Author: Jalal Toufic

Jalal Toufic is a writer, film theorist, and video artist who is currently Head of the MA program in Film/Video Studies at the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Holy Spirit University, Lebanon.

ASHURA: THIS BLOOD SPILLED IN MY VEINS
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ASHURA: THIS BLOOD SPILLED IN MY VEINS

Forthcoming Books

Cultural Writing. Middle Eastern Studies. Religious Studies. ASHURA is largely made up of photographs or video stills of Ashura, the ceremony of self-flagellation and bloodletting performed by some Twelver Shi'ites to mark their wait for the coming ...

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Distracted
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Distracted

Tuumba Press

Literary Nonfiction. Why do a second edition of DISTRACTED? According to the author, "Because it is now starkly clear to me that there is a limited number of concepts, figures and postures that a writer is here to create and possibly elaborate (in m...

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FORTHCOMING
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FORTHCOMING

Atelos

Cultural Writing. Jalal Toufic is a writer, film theorist, and video artist presently living in Lebanon. His video and installation works, which include Radical Closure Artist with Bandaged Sense Organ (1997), have been shown at the San Francisco Ci...

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TWO OR THREE THINGS I'M DYING TO TELL YOU
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TWO OR THREE THINGS I'M DYING TO TELL YOU

The Post-Apollo Press

Cultural Writing. "What was Orpheus dying to tell his wife, Eurydice? What was Judy dying to tell her beloved, Scottie, in Hitchcock's Vertigo? What were the previous one-night wives of King Shahrayar dying to tell Shahrazad? What was the Christian ...

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